Monthly Archives: July 2015

This Week in CFD

News It seems that President Obama is also a fan of the CFD Vision 2030 Study as it is cited in the Whitehouse’s recent announcement of the executive order creating the National Strategic Computing Initiative, a research program intended to … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

News Readers of FYFD [the best blog with a name I can’t say to my mother] are invited to participate in a reader survey. The National Science Foundation is sponsoring the Beauty of Computing campaign and asks that you post “computer … Continue reading

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Pointwise at MeshTrends 10

Nick Wyman, Pointwise’s director of applied research, will be presenting the results of some recent work on sizing functions for tetrahedral meshes at next week’s Symposium on Trends in Unstructured Mesh Generation (aka MeshTrends). Nick’s presentation, Element-Size Gradation in an Unstructured … Continue reading

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Impressions of the 10th OpenFOAM Workshop

As a new OpenFOAM user I had the opportunity to attend the 10th OpenFOAM Workshop held at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Pointwise participated in the workshop in a variety of ways: we sponsored it, we worked … Continue reading

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I’m Madison Goodwin and This Is How I Mesh

I’m an intern at Pointwise, Inc., the first Administrative intern ever hired. It’s my job to digitize important documents as part of the Disaster Recovery project, although some would argue I’m just here for the food. I am a college … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

CFD News Altair challenges you to begin using CFD in the cloud. Their HPC Cloud Challenge will award selected applicants with software, support, and access to their HyperWorks Unlimited Virtual Appliance. See the details here. The CD-adapco Daily is now being … Continue reading

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This Week in CFD

Visualization FieldView 15.1 is now available and includes surface flow lines and animated particle paths. EnSight 10.1.5.a is now available and includes threaded pathlines. A special thanks to our friends at Mentor Graphics for remembering their American cousins on July … Continue reading

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